Baton Rouge, LA 70893 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 70893: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Baton Rouge, LA 70893

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 0
  • Single Family Addresses: 0
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Parish: East Baton Rouge Parish Parish
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.412, Longitude -91.173
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Baton Rouge, LA 70893 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,587
Population in Households 1,996
Population in Familes 510
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,591
Population Density1 5,470
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 437
Average Household Size 4.57
Family Households 75
Average Family Size 7


Total Housing Units 459 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 ( 5.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 411 (89.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $143,750
Average Home Value $275,962


Median Household Income $15,166
Average Household Income $27,257
Per Capita Income $8,790
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.38% 0.57%
Households 0.68% 0.32%
Families -0.42% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.3%
Per Capita Income   0.06%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Baton Rouge, LA 70893 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 70893 to the other 501 ZIP Codes in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 275 45th
Population Density1 # 16 97th
Diversity Index2 # 143 72nd
Median Household Income # 491 2nd
Per Capita Income # 491 2nd

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